Tag Archives: Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman looked right at me!

Attention grabbing headline eh? OK perhaps only for those in the world who hero-worship Mr Gaiman as I do. Well sort of. OK yes. Last night’s talk at Union Chapel was the fourth time I’d seen Neil Gaiman on stage, … Continue reading

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The Sleeper and the Spindle – Neil Gaiman

It has finally happened. I have found a Neil Gaiman story I’m not sure I like. I know. I’m in shock too. The Sleeper and the Spindle is Gaiman’s take on two classic fairy tales that have both been doused … Continue reading

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The Graveyard Book – Neil Gaiman

Yes its a kids book. I read kids books. I also read those called ‘young adult’ and ones that work best read aloud to small people. That does not stop this possibly being the best thing Neil Gaiman has ever … Continue reading

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Meeting a literary hero – Neil Gaiman

Yeah this isn’t a review of a book. This is me, your friendlyfilmfan who reads, encouraging you to go to book signings, see your favourite authors talk, and to try and get a hug if you can. Yesterday I spent … Continue reading

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The Ocean At The End Of The Lane – Neil Gaiman

Here as promised, the latest novel to come from the extraordinary mind that is contained in Neil Gaiman’s skull. This was never meant to be a novel. You’ll hear or watch interviews with Neil saying it started as a short … Continue reading

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American Gods – Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman is an author entirely suited to the age of blogging, Twitter, Tumblr and generally all other forms of mass communication. He gets it, as does John Green, and he tries his best to correspond with his fans/followers/groupies as … Continue reading

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